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Container.GetTypeSize

Returns the size of the indicated object type in container field.

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Container 1.3 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "Container.GetTypeSize"; Container; Type )   More

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
Container The container field or value to inspect. $container
Type The type code for the type to check. e.g. "JPEG" for a jpeg image. "JPEG"

Description

Returns the size of the indicated object type in container field.
For referenced files, this function will just return the size of the referenced file independent of the type.

See Container.GetTotalSize to query size of all data in a container.

Examples

Get size of PNG image

MBS( "Container.GetTypeSize" ; ContainerField; "PNGf" )

Get the size of a JPEG image

MBS( "Container.GetTypeSize" ; ContainerField; "JPEG" )

Get the size of a TIFF image

MBS( "Container.GetTypeSize" ; ContainerField; "TIFF" )

See also

Example Databases

Blog Entries

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 6th November 2018


Container.GetType   -   Container.GetTypes

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